Richmondshire District Council

Title: Purchasing & Stores Assistant

Salary: Grade 6, £19,544 - £20,344 per annum, 

Contract Type: Permanent 

Working Pattern: Full time

Hours: 37

Job Reference: LLS MTN 05 

A vacancy has arisen in the Landlord Services for the position of Purchasing and Stores Assistant.  The successful applicant will work within a busy repair and maintenance service supporting the Purchasing and Stores Officer in the provision of a comprehensive and cost effective stores/purchasing service to meet the requirements of the authority and Landlord Services.

The position is varied with the successful candidate liaising with suppliers and purchasing consortia, as well as working closely with the Maintenance and Technical Officers aswell as the Building Trade operatives  in the provision of a Repair and Maintenance Service to council tenants.

You will work with the Purchasing and Stores Officer to maintain stock balances, undertaking regular stock checks, together with the management of stock in/out of the service.  Some manual work is involved.

For an informal discussion please contact Colin Eales on 01748 901153 or Graeme Whitehouse on 01748 901167.

An application form must be completed. CVs alone will not be accepted.

Previous Applicants need not apply



  • Closing date: 10am, Wednesday 11 December 2019
  • Interview date: Thursday 19 December 2019


You can also obtain/return application forms by:

  • Email:
  • By post: Human Resources, Richmondshire District Council, Mercury House, Station Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4JX

We value diversity in our workforce and are committed to equal opportunities. Disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria are guaranteed an interview. Applications invited from all sectors of society, as covered by the Equality Act 2010.

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